Gift Certificates

Our courses and experiences make excellent gifts

Looking for unique gift ideas? Our experiences and courses make perfect and thoughtful presents for your friends and loved ones whether they have an interest in history, in sports or are just difficult to buy for! Our gift certificates offer something for everyone and are guaranteed to put a huge smile on their face. 

Let us take the stress out of buying for you as our certificates will arrive in your email inbox immediately after purchase so say goodbye to waiting for the post to deliver on time! 

Generic gift certificates

Unsure what to purchase for that special person? Choose from one of our fixed value certificates redeemable against any of our courses or experiences. These can be purchased from £10 and up.

Perfect if you can’t choose from Black Smithing to Knife Making, to Longbow shooting to Longbow Making! 

 Let us know if you’d like a specific amount and we will make a custom one for you!  



Generic gift vouchers

Redeemable against any of our courses or experiences



Archery & Outdoor Experiences

Gifts available for:

Two hour Longbow Tasters, a fun session that gets you shooting quickly before setting some fun challenges resulting in prizes!

Two hour Longbow & Warbow Master Classes, learn to shoot the traditional way and lay the foundations for heavier draw bows. This is a coaching session aimed at those who want to progress their new hobby

 Longbow Archery & Axe Throwing, the best of both worlds, shoot an English longbow and then throw some Viking axes, what isn’t there to love!?

Immersive Historic Adventures, Our special events throw you straight into a key moment in history taking you on a journey as you head towards victory! Choose from our menu or experiences and redeem your ticket.

These bespoke experiences usually take place in the summer months so book early to avoid disappointment.


Archery Experiences

Learn to shoot an English Longbow



Bow & Arrow Making

We currently have dates available early 2023, these causes take place in late Autumn, Winter and early Spring.

One day Bow Making, Craft an ash bow in a day, popular with reenactors, this natural bow will teach you the basics in shaping and tillering.

Two day Laminate Bow Making, suitable for serious archers who want a bow to shoot at targets and traditional long range disciplines a like. Craft the bow with handtools, learn more about tillering, hand carve the horn nocks and learn string making

Arrow Making, learn to fletch your own traditional arrows on either our standard course to produce a set of target arrows or on our military war arrow course to learn more! 


Craft Courses

Bow and arrow making



Black Smith Forge Experiences 

Half or full day Gift Certificates, redeem against a choice of courses:

Black Smithing, starting form 3 hours and going to a full day, craft your own BBQ sets just in time for summer! Impress your friends at your next gathering with tools you personally shaped and created from hot metal with a hammer. No previous experience necessary! 

Knife Making, craft your own Viking style knife suitable for bush craft or general food prep. We recommend that you consider the basic Black Smithing Taster session to learn hammer skill prior to this course.

Arrow Smithing, from 3 hour tasters to full day courses, learn how to make your own bodkin with more advanced sessions available to learn forge welded heads e.g. type 16s etc.  


Forge Courses

Black Smithing and More



You might also be interested in the following courses:

1346 Experience

Click below to find out more about our flagship immersive experience!

Longbow Class

2 hour sessions tailored to give a solid foundation in correct longbow archery techniques

Bow Making

Craft your own longbow on either our 1 or 2 day courses!


Now Strike Archery Ltd

Office address: The Essex Barn at Rook Hall Farm Chigborough Road Heybridge Essex CM9 4RB

Please check the location of your experience on your confirmation email as we work from different venues

Company number 09222668